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Healing Division on July 4th

Independence Day marks the birth of a revolutionary movement. It has been a long time since the United States declared its independence, and while we have achieved so much as a country, today we stand divided in so many ways. With the Declaration of Independence, delegates proclaimed the United States…

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Patriotic July 4th Meals

Are you planning an Independence Day party? Do you need some yummy recipes? Check out these patriotic-themed meals! 6 Patriotic Recipes for July 4th American flag 7-layer dip. Start your Independence Day party with a flag-shaped dip. Mariah’s Pleasing Plate’s recipe layers refried beans, hummus and taco seasoning, salsa, guacamole,…

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5 Fireworks Tips for Pets

For Independence Day, many Americans will be celebrating with fireworks—from small ground fireworks in their backyards to major displays at their local park. While fireworks are entertaining for humans, they’re not so much fun for our four-legged friends. If your pet freaks out at the sound of fireworks, try a…

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Presidents on Your Money

While Presidents’ Day began as a way for Americans to honor the first President of the United States, George Washington, this holiday has morphed into a celebration of all of our nation’s presidential leaders. Past presidents are honored with memorials, museums, and libraries, but one of the biggest tributes is…

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Mindfulness: The Path to Freedom

As a wise person once said, “Mindfulness is the path to freedom.” How many of us really live in the present moment? Learning to live in the present moment can be difficult. We live worried about the future, coping with guilt, and overwhelmed by the past. We can do nothing about…

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